Girl's Ukulele Method 1

Girl's Ukulele Method 1
Everything a Girl Needs to Know About Playing Ukulele!

By Tish Ciravolo Ukulele Book & CD Item: 00-42554
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Finally---the first ukulele method written especially for girls! Thousands of girls all over the world are raving about this revolutionary method's fresh and energetic approach with a style and design that addresses the interests of young women today. Teaching from a girl's perspective, this solid method covers the essentials of playing the ukulele, including how to hold your ukulele, tuning, right- and left-hand technique, notes on every string, key signatures, rhythms, chords, and much more! Girl's Ukulele Method 1 promises a sure start down a lifelong path of musical enjoyment and all the heightened self-esteem that comes with learning to play an instrument. A CD is included that features live performances of the examples and songs in the book.

Sample Pages


Selecting Your Ukulele
The Parts of Your Ukulele
Holding Your Ukulele
The Right Hand: Strumming the Strings
Strumming with a Pick
Strumming with Your Fingers
Using Your Left Hand
Hand Position
Placing a Finger on a String
How to Tune Your Ukulele
Tuning with the CD Audio Tracks
Tuning the Ukulele to Itself
Pitch Pipes and Electronic Tuners
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Staff
Measures and Bar Lines
Getting Acquainted with Tablature
Chord Diagrams
The First String A
Playing with A, B, and C
Easy As A, B, C
How to Count Time
4 Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Repeat Signs
Over and Over Again
The Second String E
It Takes Two
Hot Cross Buns
Daisy Petals
Daisy Rockin' Uke
The Third String C
Walkin' on Stardust
Jingle Bells
Beautiful Brown Eyes
Introducing B-Flat
Aura Lee
Bumble Bee Flat
Tempo Signs
Quarter Rest
Three-Tempo Rockin' Uke
The C7 Chord
The F Chord
Good Night Ladies
Key Signatures
Down in the Valley
Ode to Joy
The C Chord
Incomplete Measures
A-Tisket, A-Tasket
Eighth Notes
Tip Toe Through the Daisies
Dotted Quarter Notes
Cockels and Mussels
The G7 Chord
Aloha 'Oe
When the Saints Go Marching In
Love Somebody
The Streets of Laredo
The Down-And-Up Stroke
The G Chord
The D7 Chord
Calypso Strum
Introducing F-Sharp
The Sloop John B.

Additional Information

Series: Girl's Ukulele Method
Author: Tish Ciravolo
Instrument: Ukulele
Format: Book & CD
Page Count: 48
Item Number: 00-42554
ISBN 10: 1-4706-1410-3
ISBN 13: 978-1-4706-1410-2
UPC: 038081475899

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